The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Second Lieutenant J O Knight


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Second Lieutenant John Oswald KNIGHT,  3rd Battalion attached 11th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action,  2nd November 1916,  age 32.

Son of Fred and Elizabeth M. Knight, of The Old Rectory, Rushden, Northamptonshire. Inns of Court O.T.C., Berkhamsted.

Buried at Oosttaverne Wood Cemetery, V. G. 25., Belgium.

NOTE: Officers Died in the Great War shows date of death as 2nd November 1916; CWGC web site shows 31st October 1916.


London Gazette 8th September 1916.

SPECIAL RESERVE OF OFFICERS.

The under mentioned, from Officers Cadet Units, to be 2nd Lieutenants, (on probation) :

Royal West Kent Regiment. - John Oswald Knight.


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